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“Those are some damn good donuts”

The Grill at Surfin Donuts
Ranked #23 of 214 Restaurants in San Clemente
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Those are some damn good donuts”
Reviewed January 29, 2013

Definitely worth the stop. I am a health-nut and rarely allow myself the pleasure of a donut, but my pleasure out-weighed my guilt. The breakfast crossants are also quite good. Get their early for the freshest selection.

Visited December 2012
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San Clemente, California
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Fresh, hot donuts - veen if you don't surf!”
Reviewed January 5, 2013

Ahh... in the good old days when I used to eat donuts, this was a regular stop after surfing. I still can get the flavored coffees (great selection) but it's hard to stop after just one donut, or two, or three, or....

Visited October 2012
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San Clemente, California
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131 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Not Cheap but a Great Breakfast”
Reviewed September 20, 2012

The croissant sandwich is a real winner with top quality products baked into the croissant. I usually lay off the donuts but they are also very good. Helpings are large enough to split. Great location on El Camino Real near the T-zone but parking can be a problem even though they have a small parking lot.

  • Visited July 2012
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“Love it!”
Reviewed September 20, 2012

Use to come here all the time when we lived here. It is still as good as I remember! Yummy donuts and great breakfast burritos and sandwiches!

Visited September 2012
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“DIEDRICH COFFEE HAS RESURFACED”
Reviewed August 22, 2012

For those of you who remember how good Diedrich's coffee shops were especially the one in Laguna Beach.....This Surfin Donuts coffee house serves diedrich coffee and it tastes just as good as I remembered it. Their bakery is outstanding with some good old fashion tastes too.
We have been in San Clemente since Sunday and I have picked up morning coffee three times already with of course a taste of the baked goods too. Seems funny to have a coffee house rated the #2 restaurant in a city but go there and you will find out why this is so.
It looks like it is a family operation and I understand they have been doing this for 16 years according to one of the owners Lee.

  • Visited August 2012
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